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Charles Bridge – Czech Republic

Charles Bridge is a stone Gothic bridge that crosses the Vltava River in Prague, Czech Republic. It is one of the most famous bridges in the world. This bridge is built of sandstone blocks. It measures 516 meters in length,...

Charles Bridge – Czech Republic

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Jungfraujoch Train Station

The Jungfraujoch is the highest train station in Europe at an elevation of 3454 meters above sea level. It is located in the famous Jungfraujoch mountain range in

Jungfraujoch Train Station

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George Washington Bridge

The George Washington Bridge is one of the longest suspension bridges in the United States with a total length of 4,750 feet. It connects New Jersey and Manhattan and is responsible for transporting millions of...

George Washington Bridge

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Pont du Gard

The Pont du Gard is an ancient aqueduct bridge located in southern France. It is located near the town of Vers-Pont-du-Gard. This bridge was constructed by the Roman Empire. It is the highest of all elevated Roman aqueducts,...

Pont du Gard

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Himeji Castle 

Himeji Castle is a Japanese castle complex. It is located in the city of Himeji, Hyogo, Japan. This castle is the finest surviving example of early 17th-century Japanese castle architecture. It comprises of 83 buildings which have...

Himeji Castle 

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Piazza San Marco

Piazza San Marco is the main public square in Venice, Italy. It is located in front of the great Byzantine church known as Basilica di San Marco. It is also known as St. Mark’s Square. It is shaped as a trapezium with a length of...

Piazza San Marco

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Trevi Fountain

Trevi Fountain is one of the most stunning fountains in the world. It is located in the Quirinale district of Rome, Italy. This fountain dates back to ancient...

Trevi Fountain

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Pieta Statue

The Pieta is an incredible work of art featuring the body of Jesus placed on the lap of the Virgin Mary after the saviour’s crucifixion. It has been regarded as one of the greatest works of the artist Michelangelo Buonarroti. It has been carved from a single slab of marble. A white and...

Pieta Statue

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Big Ben

Big Ben serves as one of London’s most beloved and iconic landmarks. This clock tower was built in honor of Queen Victoria in the mid-19th century and now stands tall and proud at the Palace of Westminster. It was...

Big Ben

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Eisenhower Tunnel

Eisenhower Tunnel is the highest vehicle tunnel in the world at an elevation of 11,155 feet. It is located roughly 60 miles from Denver. It has been named after President Dwight D. Eisenhower. It...

Eisenhower Tunnel

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Animal Bridge

An Animal Bridge is a structure that provides animals a way to roam around their habitat more easily. Humans have built sprawling communities all over the world and this has affected forests badly. These animal...

Animal Bridge

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Nurek Dam

Nurek Dam is one of the world’s highest dams with a total height of 984 feet. It is located on the Vakhsh River in Khatlon, Tajikistan. It is a large earth fill dam. Construction of the dam started in 1961 and was completed in...

Nurek Dam

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Verrazano-Narrows Bridge

Verrazano-Narrows Bridge is a suspension bridge located in New York City. It connects the boroughs of Brooklyn and Staten Island. At the time of opening, it was the world’s longest suspension bridge with a 1,298 meters long main span. It was surpassed by Humber Bridge which opened in...

Verrazano-Narrows Bridge

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Gateshead Millennium Bridge

Gateshead Millennium Bridge is a bridge with an innovative design in Gateshead, England that spans the Tyne River. It is made up of a pair of steel arches. In 1996, a contest was announced to design a bridge...

Gateshead Millennium Bridge

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Seikan Tunnel

Seikan tunnel is an undersea tunnel that links Japan’s main island of Honshu with the northern island of Hokkaido. This Japanese tunnel is the second longest in the world with a length of 33.4 miles while

Seikan Tunnel

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Chichen Itza

Chichen Itza is one of the Seven Wonders of the New World. It was a Mayan city on the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico. The name has been derived from the Mayan language which means ‘at the mouth of the well of the Itza.’...

Chichen Itza

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Laerdal Tunnel

Laerdal Tunnel is the world’s longest road tunnel which stretches 24.5 kilometres between Aurland and Laerdal on the new main highway connecting Oslo and Bergen. It is one important part of the extension of a ferry-free, reliable road link between the two largest cities in

Laerdal Tunnel

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Great Belt Bridge

The Great Belt Bridge is an important traffic connection between Danish islands Zealand and Funen. It is also known as the Great Belt Fixed Link. It is made of a suspension bridge, railroad tunnel and a box girder bridge. The waters between the Danish islands are known as the Great Belt. The...

Great Belt Bridge

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Acropolis of Athens

The flagship building of the Acropolis of Athens served as a temple to Athena. It is also one of several buildings built in the ancient world's equivalent to a metropolitan building boom. It is located at the top of a hill overlooking the city of Athens, Greece. This fascinating piece of...

Acropolis of Athens

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London Eye

The London Eye is the world’s tallest cantilevered observation wheel with a height of 443 feet tall. It has 32 capsules that represent 32 London boroughs. It can carry 800 people in one single rotation. From there you can see up to 40 kilometers in all directions. The wheel travels at a...

London Eye

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Mackinac Bridge

The Mackinac Bridge is the fifth longest suspension bridge in the world and the longest in the Western Hemisphere with a total length of 26,372 feet. It is located in the United States of America and connects...

Mackinac Bridge

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Palm Island – UAE

Palm Island is the brainchild of Sheik Mohammad Bin Rashid al Maktoum. It represents a group of artificial island that are categorized into three, they are - Palm Jumeirah, Palm Jebel Ali and Palm Deira. They are connected together and made to look like a palm tree. These islands are nestled...

Palm Island – UAE

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Tokyo Bay Aqua Line

The Trans-Tokyo Bay Highway in Japan is also known as the Tokyo Bay Aqua Line. It is a 15.1 km long marine crossing connecting Kawasaki, Kanagawa Prefecture, to Kisarazu, Chiba Prefecture. It is mainly made up of a bridge-tunnel...

Tokyo Bay Aqua Line

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Sydney Harbour Bridge

Sydney Harbour Bridge is one of the most well-known landmarks of Australia. It is the sixth longest spanning-arch bridge in the world and the tallest steel arch bridge. This bridge measures 134 meters (440...

Sydney Harbour Bridge

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Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu is one of the most visited tourist destinations in Peru. It is made up of more than 150 buildings ranging from baths to houses, temples to sanctuaries. It is located in the Andes Mountains, more than 7,000 feet above sea...

Machu Picchu

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